eServer xSeries 226 Model 8648-2BU
Network Server
IBM
08 Jun 2005
81129

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 8     Service Pack 3 for SUSE® SLES 8
  SUSE® LINUX Standard Server 8


Product Description
The IBM eServer xSeries 226 provides superb availability at a price that small and midsize businesses can afford. New support for 64-bit extensions through Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology helps protect investments for future growth. PCI-Express provides high-speed I/O enhancements to support 64-bit applications you may implement now or in the future.

Tested Configuration:
Computer Type:Mid Tower
Mother Board Revision:#A123456789
BIOS:V1.48 PME148AUS
CPU:2 Intel®  Xeon® 3.20 GHz
RAM:512 MB
Bus Type:PCI Express X16
2 32-bit/33MHz PCI
2 64-bit/100MHz PCI-X
64-bit/133MHz PCI-X
Video Adapter:ATI®  Integrated RADEON 7000
Host Bus Adapter:Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5) , UltraATA-100
IBM  IBM ServeRAID 6i+ Controller 13N2190 , Ultra320 SCSI
Hard Disk Drive:3 IBM  32P0727 73GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Hot-Swap SL HDD , Ultra320 SCSI
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , ATAPI
Floppy Type:1.44
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.2.6


Config Notes
SLSS 8: SuSE Linux Standard Server uses the same SP3 code as SuSE Linux Enterprise Server.
SLES 8 SP3: System was tested in SCSI raid 5 configuration with optional IBM ServeRaid 6i adapter.
SLES 8 SP3: ServeRaid 6i used driver update which is available on IBM ServeRaid config CD.


Adapters and Drivers
Broadcom®  Intergrated BCM 5721Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Intel®  Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop Adapter
Intel®  Integrated 82801ER (ICH5)
IBM  IBM ServeRAID 6i+ Controller 13N2190
ATI®  Integrated RADEON 7000

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. Components including LAN adapters, host bus adapters and other individually YES CERTIFIED components may be exchanged for other YES CERTIFIED components. For more information on swapping YES CERTIFIED components, please access the following web page:

http://developer.novell.com/devres/system/policy/exchange.htm

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IBM
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